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  • Out Of Africa — A Whole MEST Of Startups Emerges In Ghana

    Out Of Africa — A Whole MEST Of Startups Emerges In Ghana

    Growing up as an adopted Korean boy in the cold climes of Norway, Jorn Lyseggen would have had no idea that one day he would be spearheading a technology renaissance in the sweltering heat of a West African state. But having created the successful $100m-in-revenue Meltwater SAAS company, which has made a name for itself in social analytics, he realised that it would be for nothing if he… Read More

  • Meltwater Acquires Mark Cuban-Backed Realtime Search Engine IceRocket

    Meltwater Acquires Mark Cuban-Backed Realtime Search Engine IceRocket

    Social media monitoring company Meltwater Group has acquired IceRocket, a realtime social search engine. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. IceRocket is a real-time search engine that crawls over 200 million blogs, as well as Tweets, news, and videos that are each profiled, categorized and ranked for results. The company also operates a blog search engine that identifies… Read More